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Coloring Your Images With Duotone Filters

Created by Alex Lende Beginning with WordPress 5.8, you can colorize your image and cover blocks with duotone filters! Duotone can add a pop of color to your designs and style your images to integrate well with your themes. Filters? Like on Instagram? Duotone doesn’t work in quite the same way as Instagram filters. Whereas …


7 Best WordPress Landing Page Plugins

Landing pages play a critical role in driving conversions and increasing sales. But perhaps yours aren’t providing the results you want. Or maybe you’re creating a new site from scratch. Either way, it’s important to select the right tools and techniques that will enable you to create both aesthetically pleasing and fully functional landing pages. …


Severe Vulnerabilities Patched in Simple 301 Redirects by BetterLinks Plugin

On April 8, 2021, the Wordfence Threat Intelligence team initiated the responsible disclosure process for several vulnerabilities discovered in Simple 301 Redirects by BetterLinks, a WordPress plugin installed on over 300,000 sites. One of these flaws made it possible for unauthenticated users to update redirects for the site allowing an attacker to redirect all site …Read More


11 Best WordPress Events Plugins

In the 21st century, planning any kind of event manually can feel too ‘old school’. If you have access to the right tools, you can easily set up a website that enables you to schedule events, manage attendance, send reminders, and even process payments. All of that is possible thanks to WordPress events plugins. In …


Get a FREE Pest Control Layout Pack for Divi

Hey Divi Nation! Thanks for joining us for the next installment of our weekly Divi Design Initiative where each week, we give away brand new, free Divi Layout Packs from our design team to you. This time around, Kenny and his team have created a beautiful Pest Control Layout Pack that’ll help you get your …


The History of WordPress: An In-Depth Look at the Most Popular CMS

WordPress has a long, rich history. From releasing new technologies to expanding a tight-knit community, this platform has established itself as an industry giant. However, given its robust timeline, understanding every important development that’s happened over the past few decades can feel overwhelming. Fortunately, it is possible to grasp the highlights of WordPress’ history. By dividing …


7 Best WordPress Database Optimization Plugins

Every WordPress website has a unique database. It contains all of the information on your website, from user data to comments, posts, and more. As your site grows, so does its database, and in many cases, you’ll end up storing a lot of information well beyond the point that it’s useful. This can slow down …


Divi Creator Showcase: Divi-Modules

Hey Divi Nation! Thank you for joining us for another episode of Divi Creator Showcase, where we interview a Divi Creator from our Marketplace–learning all about their story, products, and ongoing journey as part of the Divi Community. In this episode we are joined by Divi Creator David of Divi-Modules. He’s the creator of Table …


How to Use the WordPress Import Tool

Interested in importing your website or blog content into WordPress? Good news! There’s a built-in tool in WordPress that makes it easy to move your content from one website (or even one platform) to another: the WordPress import tool. In this article we will cover the native WordPress import tool and the steps you need …


8 Best WordPress Image Optimization Plugins

Most websites don’t skimp when it comes to images. A single blog post can have dozens of photographs and screenshots since media makes content more engaging and scannable. However, the more images you add to each page, the longer it may take to load. That’s where a quality WordPress image compression plugin can come to …


Episode 118: Four Android Vulnerabilities Under Active Attack

Four memory corruption vulnerabilities are being actively exploited on Android devices and nearly 2 dozen popular Android apps exposed over 100 Million users’ sensitive information in cloud databases. Over 600,000 sites using WP Statistics required a patch to fix a blind SQL injection vulnerability. WP User Avatar undergoes a dramatic rebranding to ProfilePress, adding completely …Read More


How to Use the WordPress Export Tool

If you want to export all your content and media from your existing WordPress website, the native WordPress export tool is a fast and easy way to get your data with just a few clicks. Exporting your WordPress site doesn’t require plugins. Instead, the functionality is built right into the interface. WordPress export is a …